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Self-Test for Posture Problems

The following tests will help you determine your posture status, highlighting potential posture problems: The Wall Test – Stand with the back of your head touching the wall and your heels six inches from the baseboard. With your buttocks touching the wall, check the distance with your hand between your lower back and the wall, […]

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What Are X-Rays Used For?

At Cole Pain Therapy Group, we use x-rays to assist in the diagnosis of certain pains and to evaluate a youth with scoliosis.  Talking with your doctor of chiropractic about your pain’s onset, quality, timing, location, exacerbation  and improvement, allows the doctor to come to a very good idea about what is causing the pain.  Occasionally, spine/joint […]

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Neck Adjustments and Stroke: Cause vs Association

Neck pain and some types of headaches are sometimes treated through neck adjustment. Neck adjustment (also called cervical spine manipulation) works to improve joint mobility in the neck, restoring range of motion, and reducing muscle spasm, which helps relieve pressure and tension. Neck adjustment is a precise procedure that is generally applied by hand to the joints of the […]

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